Parrish Medical Center (PMC) will host Brevard County Chaplain’s
Day workshop on Friday, Oct. 23, 2015. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.
The workshop is free, including course materials, continental breakfast,
lunch and door prizes.
Chaplains serving in any capacity—law enforcement, fire, crisis response
teams, military, port, jail/prisons, hospitals, hospices, nursing homes,
assisted living sites and schools—are invited to attend.
“The workshop, Complicated Issues—Complementary Ministries,
offers great variety this year,” said Rev. Jerald Smith, Director
of Pastoral Care at Parrish Medical Center. Workshop topics include: Chaplaincy
in the Marketplace, Sibling Grief, A Continuum of Healing, First Responder
Chaplaincy, Culturally Literate Chaplaincy and Chaplaincy in the Digital
Age. “The goal of the workshop is to provide chaplains with information
and education to improve their overall skillset for better service to
the community,” continued Smith.
The annual Brevard County Chaplains Day workshop is a joint effort with
Health First’s Department ofThe annual Brevard County Chaplains
Day workshop is a joint effort with Health First’s Department of
Pastoral Care, Hospice of St. Francis and Parrish Medical Center. The
workshop is sponsored by Sodexo and North Brevard Funeral Home
For additional information or to register, please contact Janet McCarthy
at Parrish Medical Center via email at
Janet.McCarthy@parrishmed.com, or by calling 321-268-6111, ext. 2264. The registration deadline is Friday
October 16, 2015.